Sports: HPU

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 10:15 PM

Panthers hammer Aggies, 25-3

The High Point University baseball team scored nine runs in the second against North Carolina A&T and never looked back, running away for a 25-3 win  on Wednesday night.

Apr. 22, 2014 @ 09:58 PM

Sides shoots 76 to spark HPU men’s golf

Tuesday's HPU roundup

Apr. 22, 2014 @ 09:57 PM

HPU names Hauser athletic director

High Point University President Nido R. Qubein has announced the appointment of Dan Hauser as the new athletic director, effective July 1, 2014. Hauser has spent the last eight years as senior associate athletic director at Ohio University. He previously served as director of marketing at Wake Forest.


Apr. 21, 2014 @ 10:13 PM

HPU men, women each take third in Big South track & field

HPU roundup: Austin Miller won the pole vault with a school-record height of 4.90 meters (16-0.75), one of four individual men's champions for HPU. Jill Marois, in the pole vault, and Christine Rickert, in the javelin, also won individual women's titles.

Apr. 20, 2014 @ 08:28 PM

HPU men’s golf opens Big South tourney play Monday

The High University men’s golf team travels to Ninety-Six, S.C., to compete in the 2014 Big South Men’s Golf Championship beginning on Monday. The three-day tournament will be hosted by the Patriot Golf Club for the ninth time in the last 10 years.


Apr. 19, 2014 @ 09:24 PM

HPU men’s track posts three wins in Big South meet

The High Point University men’s track & field team got victories from Dennis Crawford, Jacob Smith and Eddie Whitlock in the third day of the Big South Championship on Saturday. The Panthers sit third with the high jump and pole vault remaining to be contested Monday.

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 08:55 PM

HPU women's track stands fourth in Big South meet

The High Point University women’s track & field team ranked fourth in the Big South Championship team standings with one event remaining after Saturday’s competition in Rock Hill,S.C. The pole vault began on Friday but was suspended due to wet conditions and will finish on Monday.

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 08:26 PM

HPU women’s lacrosse cruises past Longwood

The High Point University team overcame an early 4-0 deficit and outscored Longwood 17-3 in the final 55 minutes to pull away for a 17-7 win on Saturday. Senior Mackenzie Carroll tallied seven points on five goals and two assists while senior Sara Kuhlman posted six points on four assists and a pair of goals.


Apr. 18, 2014 @ 11:19 PM

Panther men move into second

 The High Point University men’s track & field team ranked second through two days of the Big South Championship.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 11:16 PM

HPU’s Rickert overwhelms field in women’s javelin

Sophomore Christine Rickert won the javelin to pace the High Point University women’s track & field team on the second day of the Big South Championship at Irwin Belk Track.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 11:13 PM

Spano’s two home runs power HPU in opener

Josh Spano hit two home runs to power High Point University past Winthrop in the first game of a doubleheader on Friday at Wiiliard Stadium.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 11:03 PM

HPU completes sweep of Winthrop on diamond

 The High Point University baseball team completed is series sweep of Winthrop with a 4-2 win in the second game of a doubleheader on Friday night at Williard Stadium.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 10:58 PM

Tar Heels edge Panthers 12-8 in men's lacrosse

The High Point University men's lacrosse team put a scare in the University of North Carolina for a long while, staying within a goal into the fourth quarter. But eventually the Tar Heels pulled away to beat the Panthers 12-8 on Friday at Vert Stadium.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 09:44 PM

HPU’s Zautcke takes third in women’s 10,000 meters at Big South championships

A third place by Julia Zautcke in the women’s 10,000 meters was the best for High Point University on the first day of the Big South track and field championship at Winthrop’s Irwin Belk Track.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 09:37 PM

Panthers shut out Winthrop

High Point University baseball capitalized on two-out scoring opportunities, and John McGillicuddy pitched a complete-game shutout in defeating the Eagles 6-0 on Thursday in Williard Stadium.